Maternal and child health experts in Asheville offer prenatal care, education and assistance as first steps toward improving the health of infants. As disparities range across race and socioeconomic status, doctors and agencies strive to relieve the obstacles for healthy pregnancies.
For those of you who are hoping for a baby, thinking about it, or even, possibly on the journey, here’s a quiz to help you figure out how ready you really are (non-breeders can go ahead and start laughing gleefully).
You see, once my maternal instinct turned on — once my hormones conspired to convince me that my primary role in life is “mother” — I haven’t been able to rid my subconscious of that conviction.
It’s difficult to find the time and energy for older kidlings when you have a needy, helpless baby.